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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Ashreigney, Chulmleigh, Devon, EX18

Under Offer £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Hall and Study
  • 3 Receptions
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • 5 Bedrooms (1 en-suite)
  • Bathroom
  • Large Gardens with Swimming Pool
  • Parking
  • Superb Views

Full description

A spacious and beautifully presented house on the edge of the village. Hall, study, living room, dining room, family room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility, 5 bedrooms (1 en-suite) and bathroom. Large gardens with swimming pool. Superb views. EPC Band D.

Situation - High Trees is situated in a splendid south facing position on the edge of the small, rural village of Ashreigney and within 4 miles of Chulmleigh with its good variety of shops, health centre, church, library, popular schools and other facilities. The village of Ashreigney is situated on the western edge of the Taw Valley, described as one of the most picturesque valleys in Devon. Within 3 miles of Eggesford Station with regular train connections along the Tarka line to the regional centre of Barnstaple and the city of Exeter. Good riding facilities can be found in the area with extensive network of bridleways and delightful walks along the river Taw.
The market town of South Molton is about 13.5 miles offering a further range of amenities, whilst the regional centre of Barnstaple, also about 14 miles, offers an excellent range of shopping and recreational facilities and from there to the west is the renowned North Devon coastline with extensive sandy beaches, all within easy reach by car.

Description - High Trees is an exceptionally spacious and beautifully presented detached house constructed circa 1970 and providing a most comfortable family home surrounded by delightful gardens with ample car parking and heated outdoor swimming pool. The house has also been extensively modernised over the past eight years to provide a very light and modern country style home.

Ground Floor - Glazed entrance porch with tiled floor. The ENTRANCE HALL has an oak floor and CLOAKROOM off with low level WC and pedestal hand basin. The LIVING ROOM is a triple aspect room with a fine outlook over the garden through sliding patio doors, attractive brick fireplace with oak mantel and Villager wood burning stove. The DINING ROOM has a similar outlook over the garden. The KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM was re-fitted in 2013 with an extensive range of cream shaker style kitchen units with oak worktops over and matching eye level cupboards. Stanley oil fired range also providing domestic hot water and central heatings. 11/2 bowl ceramic sink unit, double oven with ceramic hob over and stainless steel extractor fan above. Dishwasher and large built in storage cupboard, space for fridge freezer and oak floor. The UTILITY ROOM has a stainless steel 11/2 bowl sink unit and oak worktops, space and plumbing for washing machine and fitted shelf. Off the hall is a STUDY with oak floor that leads through to the spacious FAMILY ROOM also with an oak floor and an attractive outlook to the garden through glazed double doors.

First Floor - The LANDING has a large airing cupboard and hatch to the roof space. BEDROOM ONE is a large double room with fine views and with wall-to-wall built in wardrobes and an EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM with oak floor and a modern suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash basin and double shower cubicle. The FAMILY BATHROOM is fitted with a modern suite comprising close coupled WC, pedestal wash basin, roll top bath and tiled shower cubicle. BEDROOM TWO is a good sized single room. BEDROOM THREE is an L shaped double room with beautiful views. BEDROOM FOUR is a single room with built in wardrobe and double aspect views. BEDROOM FIVE is a double room with built in wardrobe and views.

Outside - The property is approached over a shared driveway and two entrances to a paved parking area and to a DOUBLE CAR PORT 22'5 (6.83m) x 11'8 (3.56m). There is also a WORKSHOP 17'10 (5.44m) X 13'1 (3.99m) with concrete floor and fitted worktop with shelving below and further shelving.
The gardens wrap around the rear and side of the property comprising good sized lawns, large mixed herbaceous borders and mature shrubs, leading to vegetable beds with apple and other fruit trees beyond. There is a pond with fountain, Aluminium greenhouse and pergola. The gardens adjoin farmland to the rear, with views to Dartmoor in the distance.
Set to the other side of the driveway is a further area of enclosed garden with a heated OUTDOOR SWIMMING POOL with paved surround and SUMMER HOUSE (12' x 10').
In total the property extends to about HALF AN ACRE.

there is the possibility of renting a level 3 acre paddock adjoining with stable block, 3 stables 12' x 12' each.

Agent's Note - The owners currently rent an adjoining 3 acre paddock and have erected their own stable block with 3 stables. It is understood that the owners of the paddock are willing for this arrangement to continue.

Viewings - Strictly by appointment please through the sole selling agents, Stags on 01769 572263.

Directions - From the A377 Taw Valley road and about a mile west of Chulmleigh at Leigh Cross take the turning signposted to Bridge Reeve. Proceed along this lane down towards the river, cross over the bridge and at the T junction turn right. Continue along this lane and up the hill into Ashreigney and follow the road around to the left into the village and the entrance to the property will be found soon after on the left.

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating via radiators.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 November 2016


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